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2017 Salt Lake Christmas Tour & Class Schedule


Sunday
11:00-6:00         Join in the fun in the hospitality area set up in the Salt Lake Room
7:30                   
Welcome to the 33rd Annual Salt Lake Christmas Tour!

Monday
8:00 am - Welcome/Introductions
9:00-5:00 - Research in the Family History Library
8:30 - What's New With the Family History Library & FamilySearch – Raymon Nesbitt
10:30 - What's Been Done: Using Someone Else's Genealogy Research – taught by Thomas MacEntee
11:30 - LUNCH – on your own or walk over to the LDS cafeteria as a group
1:00 pm - Crossing the Pond: Successful Strategies for Researching Eastern European Ancestors– taught by Lisa Alzo
2:30 - After You're Gone: Future Proofing Your Genealogy Research - taught by Thomas MacEntee
4:00 - DNA Research: Navigating Your 23&Me Results- taught by Regina Negrycz
6:00 - SLCT Annual Dinner - featured speaker Ron Tanner, with FamilySearch

Tuesday
8:00am-9:00pm - Research in the Family History Library
8:00 am - DNA Research; Answering your AncestryDNA Questions - taught by Regina Negrycz
9:15 - To be announced
10:30 - Metadata for Digital Images – taught by Thomas MacEntee
11:30 - LUNCH – on your own or walk over to the LDS cafeteria as a group
1:00 pm - Filling the Gap - How to Find Ancestors in the Gap Between the 1880 Census & 1900 Census - taught by Maureen MacDonald
3:30 - The 15 Habits of Frugal Genealogists – Thomas MacEntee
4:45 - To be announced – taught by Arlene Eakle
7:00 - What's Happening at AncestryDNA – taught by Anna Swayne

Wednesday
8:00am-9:00pm - Research in the Family History Library
8:00 am - To be announced – taught by Arlene Eakle
9:15 - Dropbox for Genealogists – taught by Thomas MacEntee
10:30 - Jumping Over Hurdles in Eastern European Research– taught by Lisa Alzo
11:30 - LUNCH – on your own or walk over to the LDS cafeteria as a group
1:00 pm - Irish Research on the Internet - taught by Dwight Radford
2:15 - German and Swiss Parish Register Research- taught by Kevan Hansen
3:30 - Family History Trippin': Planning a Successful Genealogy Trip – taught by Thomas MacEntee
4:45 -  Letters, Ledgers, and Lodge books: Finding Ancestors with Ethnic Resources – taught by Lisa Alzo 
7:00 - Using Legacy Family Tree Software – Taught by Loni Gardiner

Thursday
8:00am-9:00pm - Research in the Family History Library
8:00 am -DNA Research: Reviewing FTDNA Tests and Results- taught by Regina Negrycz
9:15 - To be announced
10:30 - Google Drive for Genealogists - taught by Thomas MacEntee
11:30 - LUNCH – on your own or walk over to the LDS cafeteria as a group
1:00 pm -Comparing the Online Family Tree and Database Sites: the Big 4 and More... - taught by Leland K Meitzler
2:15 - Cause of Death: Dissecting Coroner's Records for Genealogical Research – taught by Lisa Alzo
3:30 - Google Forms for Genealogists - taught by Thomas MacEntee
4:45 - To be announced – taught by Arlene Eakle
7:00 - How to Use RootsMagic for Successful Research - taught by Bruce Buzbee himself.

Friday
8:00am-9:00pm - Research in the Family History Library
8:00 am - DNA Research; Exploring MyHeritage DNA- taught by Regina Negrycz
9:15 - To be announced
10:30 - The Genealogy Do-Over: A Year of Learning from Mistakes – taught by Thomas MacEntee
11:30 - LUNCH – on your own or walk over to the LDS cafeteria as a group
1:00 pm - Using European Maps and Gazetteers - taught by Lisa Alzo
2:30 -  They're Alive: Searching for Living Persons– Thomas McEntee
7:00 - Bead Farm Jewelry

Saturday
8:00 am - DNA Research: Mapping Your DNA to Create Your Genetic Fan Chart - taught by Regina Negrycz

9:00am-5:00pm - Research in the Family History Library

11:30 - LUNCH – on your own - the LDS cafeteria is closed on Saturdays

6:00 pm - Farewell Dessert, Stories, Prizes, Fun, and Preregistration for the 2018 Salt Lake Christmas Tour



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